8 days in Edinburgh Itinerary

8 days in Edinburgh Itinerary

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Edinburgh
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Edinburgh

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World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
Your itinerary includes some good beach time at Coldingham Bay and Seacliff Beach. Get outdoors at Arthur's Seat and Calton Hill. Change things up with these side-trips from Edinburgh: Tantallon Castle (in North Berwick), The Parish Church of Saint Peter (in Chillingham) and The Northumberland Coast Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty (in Seahouses). And it doesn't end there: appreciate the extensive heritage of Edinburgh Old Town, explore the historical opulence of Bamburgh Castle, contemplate the long history of Cragside House and Gardens, and don't miss a visit to Real Mary King's Close.

For maps, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Edinburgh online attractions planner .

If you are flying in from Belgium, the closest major airports are Edinburgh Airport, Glasgow International Airport and Glasgow Prestwick Airport. In April, daytime highs in Edinburgh are 13°C, while nighttime lows are 3°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Edinburgh

Historic Sites Parks Nature

Side Trips

North Berwick, Cragside House and Gardens, Rosslyn Chapel, Bamburgh Castle, The Northumberland Coast Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty
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Bamburgh Castle ©
Bamburgh Castle
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Edinburgh Castle

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